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Sampson Jackson

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Sampson Jackson
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Mississippi State Senate, District 32
Incumbent
In office
1992 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 22
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1991
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 30, 1953
Place of birthPreston, Mississippi
ProfessionBusinessman/farmer
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Sampson Jackson II (b. January 30, 1953) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi State Senate, representing District 32. He was first elected to the chamber in 1991.

Biography

Jackson attended Mary Holmes Junior College and East Mississippi Junior College. His professional experience includes working as a businessman and farmer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Jackson served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2013
Corrections, Chair
Interstate and Federal Cooperation, Vice Chair
Appropriations
Energy
Judiciary, Division B
PEER
Veterans and Military Affairs
Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Jackson served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011

Jackson won re-election to the Mississippi Senate District 32. He defeated challenger Clark Adams in the primary on August 2, 2011. No candidates ran in the Republican primary. Jackson won the general election on November 8, 2011 unopposed.[1]

Mississippi State Senate, District 32 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSampson Jackson Incumbent 61.4% 6,957
Clark Adams 38.6% 4,377
Total Votes 11,334

2007

See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Jackson ran unopposed for District 32 of the Mississippi State Senate.[2]

Jackson raised $42,444 for his campaign.[3]

Mississippi Senate, District 32
Candidates Votes Percent


Sampson Jackson (D) 11,161 100%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Jackson received $13,250 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

2009

In 2009 Sampson Jackson collected $1,750 in donations.[5]

His four contributors in 2009 were:

Donor Amount
Electric Power Associates of Mississippi $500
Mississippi Power Co. $500
Atmos Energy $500
Comcast $250

Personal

Jackson is married to his wife, Patricia.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi State Senate District 32
1992–present
Succeeded by
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